Famous Dave’s of America Inc. has named former McDonald’s USA chief executive Ed Rensi as its interim CEO, effective immediately, replacing John Gilbert III, who has resigned. Rensi was named to Minneapolis-based Famous Dave’s board of directors Jan. 13. Most recently, he has been running the five-unit Tom & Eddie’s chain, a “better burger” concept in the Chicago suburbs he founded in 2010 with friend Tom Dentice, another longtime McDonald’s ...

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